A look at the R55 million “ancient Roman villa” up for sale in South Africa

 ·2 Feb 2024

A property in Roodepoort, Johannesburg is currently on the market for R55 million.

“With an overall style of an ancient Roman Villa, this home has more layers than that. Drawing on euro-centric inspirations in various areas and features of the house, you can see elements of France, England, even Germany,” Global Estates Platinum said.

“Importantly this property offers not only the aesthetic, but also the practical-with everything you would need from a modern, secure yet luxurious house.”

The property sits on grounds that total 8,000 sqm (roughly two acres) with views of the suburb of Poortview.

It is also a compound with several buildings to stay in. The main house has five bedrooms, with three upstairs and two downstairs, all ensuite, while there is also an additional flatlet with two bedrooms, one ensuite.

It also comes with self-contained staff quarters with four bedrooms, a fully functional office with a reception, boardroom, kitchenette and visitor parking.

There is also a clubhouse and entertainment area with a Boma, a Mahogany bar, two Keg draught machines, an open plan lounge with a TV projector, a full kitchen, male and female toilets, a swimming pool with a deck, and an outdoor jacuzzi.

Images of the property can be found below:

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